Sanjay Ginde

Sanjay Ginde

New York, NY
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Sometimes I write. Mostly code.

Resident code curmudgeon @Contently.

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Programming is Failure

Life is suffering.
Years ago I read the book Buddhism Without Beliefs and the above quote is essentially what I got from it. I was thinking about it in the context of programming earlier this week and...

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Space Carnival

By Professor Millionaire

Music from the future.

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OS Integration Plugin for Eclipse

A simple plugin that allows for the right clicking of any folder or file and allowing it to be opened in a File Browser, Command Prompt, or (for Windows) Cygwin. Currently only Windows is supported, but I'd like to add Mac OSX and Linux support.

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Lazy Load DataSource for YUI

To solve my requirement for a lazy, single-request data source, I created the (obviously named) LazyLoadDataSource. It's much like the XHRDataSource, except it expects to retrieve all the data in a single request. Now I can create more efficient auto-completes that can retrieve data on demand while keeping requests to the server at an absolute minimum.

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On “Use Your Illusion”, and the Album that Never Existed But Should Have

When I think of the Use You Illusion albums, I think of a marriage: two entities intertwined. But just like Axl Rose’s marriage to Stephanie Seymour, these two albums have...